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blockade

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demonstration

protester

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a person or special body of persons assigned to provide protection or keep watch over, for example

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a person employed to keep watch for some anticipated event

a detachment of troops guarding an army from surprise attack

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a protester posted by a labor organization outside a place of work

a wooden strip forming part of a fence

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a form of military punishment used by the British in the late 17th century in which a soldier was forced to stand on one foot on a pointed stake

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serve as pickets or post pickets

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fasten with a picket

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The picket is being organized by Saeima member Krisjanis Feldmanis' (New Conservative Party, JKP) sister Ieva Feldmane-Walmsley and her husband Christopher Walmsley.
Teams have been directed to establish a vantage point near the picket to deal with any untoward situation, the officials said.
KHAIRPUR -- Armed man attacked on police picket Momin Mahar, one cop injured on Friday.
Mr Van Der Westhuizen said the deployment of pickets at the strategic mini camps started on June 6, last year, adding that three picket points had been established at Dzibanana, Sematlaphiri and Marobalakgomo in the Nata/Maitengwe area.
Islamabad -- Despite tall claims of Inspector General (IG) Security, the incident of theft in a police picket is an eye opener.
As fall wore on, Dustin learned more and more about the buck he now called "Picket." Despite trying several tactics, he just couldn't get the buck to break his nocturnal habits.
resumed their picket line about 300 meters from the factory in Marilao town, hoping it would not violate a court-imposed 20-day temporary restraining order (TRO) stopping the protest action.
"And if there was not an established picket of emergency communication, people could simply freeze," says the head of the company.
It wants to limit the rights of Kenyans to demonstrate and picket as provided for in our Constitution,' he said.
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY , Philippines The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) in Region 10 is ready for a transport group picket on Jan.
"I ended up at the front of the picket near the wagons.
A hospital that called the cops on off-duty employees who carried picket signs near an entrance violated federal labor law, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has ruled.
Summary: A hospital that called the cops on off-duty employees who carried picket signs near an entrance violated federal labor law, the National Labor Relations ...
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 26, 2016-Southwest Airlines pilots join mechanics for informational picket
The comedy legend shared jokes with protesters when he joined the picket line after a group of drivers from the Stockton branch of Ainscough Crane Hire walked out of work.